Clive Cussler’s bestselling Cyclops is another swashbuckling NUMA Files adventure! When a financier turned treasure hunter vanishes mysteriously, only Dirk. A SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER ‘Cussler is hard to beat’ Daily Mail The suspenseful eighth Dirk Pitt classic from multi-million-copy king of the adventure novel. : Cyclops (Dirk Pitt Adventures (Pb)) (): Clive Cussler: Books.
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In September,NUMA – which turns over all artifacts to state and Federal authorities, or donates them to museums and universities – launched its own web site for those wishing more information about maritime history or wishing to make donations to the organization. Dirk however is caught up in the domestic end of these elements, with action centred off the US coast and in to Cuba.
Book Review: Cyclops by Clive Cussler, Author Simon & Schuster $ (0p) ISBN
Please provide an email address. These stories are actually getting better with the chest thumping he-man stuff getting toned down a bit. Chapters 33 – Pitt, who is enjoying himself sailboarding, spots the colossus and snags a line from it, just averting a tragedy.
Chapters 70 – May 01, Quinn Zunino rated it liked it. Dirk figures out where a mythological golden statue has been hidden, and all is well with the world. So when I tell you that I basically enjoyed this book unti I picked this book up at a charity book swap for a dollar. As a typical Cussler book, it has multiple weak plots to reach the pages Cussler likes to write.
Chapters 67 – Works by Clive Cussler. His first non-fiction, The Sea Hunters, was released in Cussler extends the action across the world to Russia and out of this world in to space too. Besides, I had three daughters to raise, and the demands of the job kept me away from home for weeks at a time. Return to Book Page.
If you’re interested in his writing, go read one of those instead. The adventure part was good. Did Pitt finds out the treasure from the Cyclops? It sounds like a lot and it is!
CYCLOPS by Clive Cussler | Kirkus Reviews
Diving the World’s Seas for Famous Shipwrecks Did the Astronauts of Jersey Colony land in Cuba? The story opens with the puzzling events aboard the Cyclops, a Navy collier, in with a captain who drinks more than he works and a strange cargo with equally strange passengers cyclos board in Rio de Janeiro.
After a couple of days the blimp passes over Florida where our hero Dirk Pitt is taking part in a race stops the blimp and later the body inside the blimp are not of Raymond Le Baron. There is one woman with a name who is important; one other appears briefly to give background and returns to her retirement home. Taking over of Cuban Government by Soviet Agents, assassinating Fidel Castro and placing a Soviet Union loyalist, close confidante of Fidel a charming charismatic, having total backing of the Xussler military, Alicia Cordero the Secretary of the Central Committee and Secretary of Council of State, the operation is code named ‘Rum and Cola’ according to the plan Havana has to be blown by cydlops ships which are docked in Havana harbour thereby killing Castro.
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Because of his vast aircraft experience combined with his NUMA expertise, Pitt is a logical choice to retrace the route last taken by financier Raymond LeBaron. Read more from the Study Guide. I enjoyed the book, overall. But, I remember being just ‘Okay’ with this one for numerous reasons. Jun 17, Connor Ward rated it really liked it.
I did not love it. Chapters 43 – But I’m not one to abandon books, generally, so I finished the danged thing, but wow, it never got better, and Jessie LeBaron Ms. Part I, The Prosperteer: Chapters 52 – The cold war is still at the max – the Russians are trying to get to the moon cyckops during reconnaissance, Russians saw the moon base put in place secretly by high powered men in the US.
Sep 12, Michelle Lemay rated it it was amazing. But when Pitt locates and boards the sunken ship, the statue is missing. It was cyckops than 2 pages, but that scene ruined the entire book for me.
AdventureTechno-thriller novel. Now, there were some great things writers could learn from this book. Aug 26, Jill rated it it was ok Shelves: This section contains words approx. Oct 16, Jean-Michel Desire rated it really liked it Shelves: